Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1911
Ties: 2000
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1970
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1931
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2019
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1915, 1927, 1929, 1957, 1977
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1938, 1975
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1957, 1980
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1931, 1937, 1938, 1952, 1974, 2009
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905, 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1946, 1952, 1974, 1992, 2005
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904, 1905
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1950
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904, 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1909, 1931, 1955, 2009
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1909, 1922, 1937, 1955, 1986, 1990
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1938, 1955, 1986
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1903, 1976, 1987, 1989, 2004
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1906
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1923, 1939, 1956, 1990, 1997
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013
Ties: 1934, 1986
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1908
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1949, 1987, 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/